scholarch

noun schol·arch \ ˈskäˌlärk \

Definition of scholarch

plural -s
1 :the head of a school; especially :the leader of an Athenian school of philosophy
2
[French scolarque & German scholarch, from Late Greek scholarchēs]
archaic :a school inspector in France or Germany

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Origin and Etymology of scholarch

Late Greek scholarchēs, from Greek scholē school + -archēs -arch


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